- The Homo Sapiens range is new in 2010 and it is the use of materials that makes this fountain pen truly innovative. With the intent of creating an extremely durable daily friend for the real writer, Visconti turned to the Etna volcano to bestow the virtually unbreakable body to this incredibly long lasting writing instrument. The material contains over 50% lava and is mixed with resin to create a fantastically dense, slightly hygroscopic, heat resistant structure that is then polished to provide a beautiful finish that requires no overlay. The steel accents take their inspiration from the Iron Age, and their simplistic design sets off the deep basaltic lava perfectly. We love how secure and balanced the Homo Sapiens fountain pen feels to hold, it really lives up to its purpose as a reliable and durable companion.
- The Homo Sapiens fountain pen has as standard Visconti’s 23k palladium Dreamtouch nib, also new for 2010. The nib requires no pressure to write and the palladium offers qualities of flexibility, originality and resistance to ink corrosion. It is the highest value nib ever known to a fountain pen.
- Black Balsatic lava from the Etna volcano: extremely robust
- Steel accents and a steel ring engraved with ‘Homo Sapiens’
- 23k grade 950 Palladium Dreamtouch nib
- High vacuum power filler system from titanium
- Closing: cap bayonet
- Clip: Friendly to the bridge-shaped spring clip Visconti
- Length: Closed 13,5 cm
- Packaging: deluxe box with polishing cloth
- This pen can be customised using Visconti’s ‘My Pen System’
- Fountain Pen
With gold nib
With special function
- Standard size
- Lava stone
- Product colour
This Florentine company established in 1988 is headed by Dante Del Vecchio, deus ex machina of the creative dynamism pervading Visconti creations. Led by his passion for vintage pens, he has been constantly in a quest for new expressions in the art of writing.
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